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1each of a pair of hinged panels, often louvered, fixed inside or outside a window that can be closed for security or privacy or to keep out light. 2 Photography a device that opens and closes to expose the film in a camera. 3 Music the blind enclosing the swell box in an organ, used for controlling the volume of sound.
verb [with object]
close the shutters of (a window or building):the windows were shuttered against the afternoon heat (as adjective shuttered)barred and shuttered stores
chiefly North American close (a business):the city was gripped by economic forces that were squeezing its tax base and shuttering its factories